Day 14: Favorite Precalc Resources


Next week is our first assessment in Precalculus, so it’s time to fine=tune and re-write the chapter 1 assessment.  And one of my all-time favorite resource for precalculus is the text, Functions Modeling Change by Connally, Hughes-Hasslett, Gleason, et. al.  They ask wonderful questions that get at the heart of the concept while reinforcing prior learning.  Here’s an example from p 392:

HH example


I love the way the student must bring to the problem a plethora of concepts and then shuffle through them to find the one’s that fit the question.


Posted on September 19, 2014, in Uncategorized and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: